Smoothing the Transition to College? The Effect of Tech-Prep Programs on Educational Attainment

This study used data from the 1997 National Longitudinal Survey of Youth. The study analysis focused on over 7,750 respondents over age 18 to
analyze their decisions about labor force participation and post-secondary education after high school. Results indicated that on average, Tech-Prep
had positive effects on high school completion and and enrollment in two-year colleges and negative effects on four-year college enrollment. 
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Economics of Education Review
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